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JJ Astor Restaurant & Lounge

505 W Superior St, 16th Floor, Duluth, MN 55802-1513
+1 218-722-8439
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good28%
  • Average13%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible4%
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Open Now
06:30 - 22:00 Hours
American, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
505 W Superior St, 16th Floor, Duluth, MN 55802-1513
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Very good food and what a view from the top floor. Good service. I did not realize that the floor was moving until I looked out the window and the view had changed.

Thank Kennys416
Reviewed 1 week ago

We ate here for breakfast. My omelet was runny and our waitress didn't visit our table once while we were eating to ask how everything was or bring us refills. We started with a very nice view of the lift bridge and slowly rotated around...More

Thank aimee1329
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We ate here based on the recommendation of a local. We chose to eat lunch rather than dinner because the prices are fairly high. The food was average at best, and the restaurant and hotel (it’s located at the top of the Radisson) is somewhat...More

Thank Christina O
Reviewed 1 week ago

Although the views were wonderful the meal and service were mediocre at best. On a Tuesday evening we waited just over an hour for our dinner to be served. Our dinners, walleye and scallops and garlic potatoes were underwhelming. Overall, a disappointing experience save for...More

Thank TravelbugEuropaRJ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a unique restaurant that can be a very romantic place to eat at. The view of the city spaces and lake are spectacular as you revolve slowly as the restaurant rotates on the top of the building., However, the menu selections are overprice...More

Thank crklehr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My family and I didn't have a great experience here due to slow service and mediocre food. We all really enjoyed that the restaurant rotated to show a full 360° view of the city.

Thank Dan N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a beautiful restaurant. The restaurant revolves so over the course of an hour you see all of Duluth. Food is incredible but my salmon was slightly under with fettuccine that was dry and my daughter’s chicken was slightly over (just a bit too...More

Thank Leslie L
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

We booked online using open table. We were eating later than most do so it was a little emptier than I’m sure it is earlier in the day. The view is nice, though it was somewhat dark when we got up there. We were seated...More

Thank Heather B
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Reviewed 31 March 2018 via mobile

My husband and I lived in Duluth all our lives and moved to the Twin Cities in 2012. We still come to Duluth often as his brother and sister live in Superior. We were up the Friday before Easter and took my brother and sister...More

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Reviewed 21 March 2018

My daughter and I visited in March and had a bunch of the "small plates" rather than dinner. The goat cheese crostini and the beef tenderloin kebobs were scrumptious! We weren't as thrilled with the "Sinner" fries as we thought we might be. Cooking in...More

Thank WhitePineLane
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Jason F
12 February 2017|
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Response from Richard W | Reviewed this property |
Probably around $100. Not a bad value.
12 November 2016|
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Response from | Reviewed this property |
The Bar is outstanding as they will adjust your favorite drink to suit you. Bloody Mary's are served with heart of celery.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$7 - US$34
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
View, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 22:00
06:30 - 00:00
06:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 505 W Superior St, 16th Floor, Duluth, MN 55802-1513
    (Superior St and 5th Ave W)
  • Location: United States  >  Minnesota (MN)  >  Duluth
  • Phone Number: +1 218-722-8439
  • E-mail
Welcome to JJ Astor (located on the 16th floor of the Radisson Hotel Duluth), where guests enjoy welcoming service, inspired décor, modern approachability, unparalleled views, and signature dishes. Our cuisine is traditional Old World with a regional twist. Whether settling into the oversized armchairs with a craft cocktail and tapas in the lounge, or admiring the view from the inviting sofa style banquettes, the restaurant provides a memorable dining experience for locals and visitors alike.
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